450 households receive food aid from Lions Clubs

Members of Lions Clubs International of District 308 getting ready to distribute food aid to the needy in Batu Niah on Saturday.

MIRI: Four hundred and fifty households from Miri, Batu Niah and Marudi have been receiving food aid for the past these three months from the Lions Clubs International of District 308 via its ‘Feed the Hunger’ project. 

“On July 31, we completed the distribution to low-income households,” said a spokesperson of the Lions Clubs International of District 308.

The project is a joint effort by 10 Lions Clubs in Miri and two from Brunei Darusalam.

They are Lions Club Miri Host, Lions Club Miri Central, Lions Club Marudi Mandarin, Lions Club Miri Mandarin, New Century Lions Club of Miri Resort City, Lions Club Batu Niah, Lions Club Lambir Miri, Lions Club Lutong, Lions Club Miri Seahorse, Lions Club Miri Centennial, Lions Club Bandar Seri Begawan and Lions Club Belait.

On hand to distribute the food aid to the recipients in Batu Niah on July 31 were Lions Clubs International of District 308-A2 Past District Governor Mary Law, Lions Clubs International of District 308-A2 Region 4 Chairman Susie Lau, Vice President of Kelab Lions Batu Niah Andy Jong Wan Joon, Lions Club member of Batu Niah Kapital, Cheu Kuok Hoo.